conversio

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

conversiō f ‎(genitive conversiōnis); third declension

  1. the act of turning round or revolving; revolution
  2. (medicine) the act of inverting
  3. alteration, change; conversion
  4. the repetition of the same word at the end of a clause

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative conversiō conversiōnēs
genitive conversiōnis conversiōnum
dative conversiōnī conversiōnibus
accusative conversiōnem conversiōnēs
ablative conversiōne conversiōnibus
vocative conversiō conversiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • conversio” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • conversio” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • the process of translation: interpretatio, translatio (not versio or conversio)
    • revolution: conversio rei publicae (Div. 2. 2. 6)
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